The biggest geek on planet Earth: Jonathan Vos Post

Jonathan Vos PostSubmitted for your consideration (and found via Reddit), a candidate for the biggest geek on planet Earth: Dr. Jonathan Vos Post. He codes in over 30 computer languages, he holds multiple PhDs, and his personal, hand-built HTML listing of all known sci-fi authors (a list which includes himself) ranks fifth in a Google search for "science fiction." Also, I believe that's a photo of him holding a pair of Hugo Awards to his head, implying that he's won one of the most coveted awards in all of Sci-fi/Fantasy. So the next time you accuse me of being an ubergeek, try and have a little perspective.

By Jay Garmon

Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger — amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can a...